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Shopping In Kiev

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Shopping In Kiev


I'm going to Kiev at the end of May and I wanted to know what is the best shopping areas for women clothing? Also, I know the USD dollar is stronger than the Ukrainian money but does this mean that the clothing is also cheaper or does it equal up to be the same amount in USD.

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1. Re: Shopping In Kiev

I suppose you are in city centre, so you may consider the shopping mall Ukraina, as well as several branded boutique shops around Kreshatik blvd.

The branded items are more expensive in Ukraine comparing to USA or Western Europe, the unbranded are low quality, so I would not consider Kiev as to be a true shopping destination.

Anya from tour operator KievStag

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You only have 2 options: buying designer (LV, Gucci, Ferragamo, Bottega, etc) and overpaying OR non-designer, which still will be ridiculously priced and of equally ridiculous quality. You're from US, hit any mall, heck, any GAP and you'll do so much better, I can't even begin to tell you. Now, if you were posting in a Paris/Milan forum, replies would be much different :-D

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I think Khreschatik (Passage) is the best shopping area. There are not so many shops but you can get a high quality stuff.

If you are not in to designer clothing we have many shopping malls all over Kiev.

I also agree with two previous replies Ukraine isn’t the best place for shopping.

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I dont know what they are called but they have these open air makets, with hundreds of booths, With all the knock of brands,I found the clothing to be quite unique, Found lots of stuff you would never see in Canada, My wife bought a few purses and wallets, each item was equivalent to about 20 canadian dollars, We called the place the Bizzar.

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